Simon Willison’s Weblog

Tuesday, 12th May 2009

ScenicOrNot. MySociety are crowdsourcing opinions on how “scenic” different parts of the UK are, by rating representative photos from Geograph. # 1:32 pm

Contextual (via) I’ve been trying to figure out a sane way to replace Django’s global module with something that’s designed to be reconfigured at run-time. Contextual appears to be trying to solve exactly that problem. # 1:19 pm

Ask MetaFilter’s best introductory books. Part of Phil Gyford’s ongoing quest to “learn about everything”, a list of the best introductory books to a wide range of topics collated from a thread on Ask MetaFilter. # 11:23 am

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